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  • Book Review-Deadly Greed-Joe Sharkey-the Boston Killer Who Lied to the World

    06/28/2009 1:19:59 PM PDT · by Fishtalk · 262+ views
    Fish Book Reviews ^ | 6/28/09 | Pat Fish
    He claimed a black man carjacked him and his pregnant wife. The carjacker then shot his wife and almost killed him. His name is Charles Stuart and while he might be unknown today, several years ago he had the entire country in the grip of his terrifying story. Only it was all a lie. Here's a book review of Stuart's story by Joe Sharkey..."Deadly Greed".
  • Suit links judges, D’Elia Fix alleged in $3.5M Citizens’ Voice defamation verdict

    02/20/2009 2:30:59 AM PST · by Born Conservative · 1 replies · 472+ views
    The Times-Tribune (Scranton PA) ^ | 2/20/2009 | Dave Janoski
    A witness will testify one or both of the disgraced Luzerne County judges who have pleaded guilty to accepting millions in kickbacks have “direct connections” to jailed mobster William “Big Billy” D’Elia, according to a petition filed Thursday in the state Supreme Court by lawyers for the owners of The Citizens’ Voice. The petition asks the court to vacate a $3.5 million defamation verdict issued by suspended Judge Mark A. Ciavarella Jr. in June 2006 against the Scranton Times LP, a related company called the Times Partner and former Citizens’ Voice reporter Edward Lewis. After a nonjury trial, Judge Ciavarella...
  • FEDS CALL SHARKEY ON SCHEME (another one down in judicial corruption case)

    02/04/2009 6:21:34 AM PST · by Born Conservative · 3 replies · 485+ views
    Citizen's Voice (Wilkes-Barre, PA) ^ | 2/4/09 | Dave Janoski
    WILKES-BARRE — Luzerne County Court Administrator William T. Sharkey Sr., the highest-paid non-judicial employee in the county court system, has agreed to plead guilty to pocketing more than $70,000 seized in illegal gambling cases over 10 years, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. WILKES-BARRE — Luzerne County Court Administrator William T. Sharkey Sr., the highest-paid non-judicial employee in the county court system, has agreed to plead guilty to pocketing more than $70,000 seized in illegal gambling cases over 10 years, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. Sharkey is the third high-ranking court official snared in a wide-ranging, ongoing federal probe of the county court...
  • "Impaler" sinks his teeth into governor's race (MN)

    01/12/2006 6:14:06 AM PST · by Archangel86 · 14 replies · 474+ views
    Star Tribune ^ | 1-11-06 | Dane Smith
    Looking for something really, really different in a political candidate this year? Take a gander at Jonathon (The Impaler) Sharkey, who will launch his gubernatorial campaign in Princeton, Minn., on Friday the 13th as a "satanic dark priest" and the leader of the "Vampyres, Witches and Pagans Party." Since there's nothing but a $300 filing fee to stop anyone from running for statewide office, campaigns in Minnesota typically attract colorful and eccentric characters looking for attention. And of course, former Gov. Jesse Ventura broke the mold and got elected. But Minnesota may never have seen a more outside-the-box politician than...
  • Vampire candidate arrested on Ind. charges

    01/31/2006 3:08:56 PM PST · by WestVirginiaRebel · 19 replies · 492+ views
    UPI ^ | 01-31-06 | WestVirginiaRebel
    PRINCETON, Minn., Jan. 41 (UPI)-Self-described vampire and Minesota gubernatorial candidate Jonathan "The Impaler" Sharkey has been arrested on Indiana charges of stalking and escape.Sharkey is wanted in Indianapolis on the charges on which bond has been set at $100,000, the Princeton (Minn.) Union-Eagle reported.